December 2019

Electric Bass


Dan Lakin Launches New Line of Electric Basses

November 18, 2019
The company'sfirst offering is the Model 1930, an original short-scale design that sports a single Curtis Novak Bisonic pickup.
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Fender Unveils American Ultra Series

November 5, 2019
New updates include sleek body contours, new Noiseless pickups, a redesigned preamp, and more.
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Cort Releases the Action HH4 Bass

September 6, 2019
The bass offers a unique wiring configuration and an active/passive switching option.
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Duesenberg Unveils the Triton Bass

September 5, 2019
The five-way switch plus the seriel/parallel wiring provide an unusually wide range of sounds.
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Fender Releases the Phil Lynott Precision Bass

August 20, 2019
Master Builder John Cruz has painstakingly recreated this bass in precise detail with an ash body, custom pickguard, and a hand-wound ’78 P Bass split-coil pickup.
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Cort Unveils the GB74 Gig Bass

August 13, 2019
The new model incorporates the sounds of the humbucker, J-style single-coil and P-style split-coil.
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Summer NAMM 2019: Framus | Warwick Diablo II Progressive X & Lee Sklar I Signature Demos

July 21, 2019
Learn all about the German company's sleek new shred machine along with a legendary bassist's signature model that features the ever important "producer" switch.
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Summer NAMM 2019: Spector Bass Guitars Legend Standard Series Basses Demos

July 20, 2019
Boutique-level looks and quality abound in these shockingly affordable 4- and 5-string imports from the storied bass brand.
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Caparison Announces the Dellinger Bass

June 26, 2019
A boutique 4-string loaded with Fishman Fluence pickups.
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Quick Hit: Traveler CL-3BE Review

June 20, 2019
Size-defying sound, price-defying appointments, and ready for a road trip.
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Cort Introduces the B4 Plus AS RM

May 1, 2019
This new model combines four tonal woods—including an all-new roasted maple fretboard treatment—in one balanced instrument.
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Reverend Triad Bass Review

April 21, 2019
Joe Naylor's latest 4-string is a triple-pickup champion of versatility, playability, and lookin’ good.
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Warwick Releases the Teambuilt Sklar Bass I and RockBass Sklar Bass I

April 8, 2019
One of the most esteemed session bassists ever gets a pair of new signature models.
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Fender Announces Duff McKagan Signature Bass Collaboration

March 27, 2019
The instrument was based on the Pearl White bass McKagan used while recording Guns N' Roses’ debut album, Appetite for Destruction.
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G&L Introduces the Fullerton Standard Bass Line

March 5, 2019
A pair of new affordable basses crafted in Leo Fender's Fullerton shop.
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G&L Guitars Expands the Fullerton Deluxe Series With Two New Basses

February 13, 2019
The G&L JB and LB-100 are the first models to join the Fullerton Deluxe bass range.
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Jackson Introduces the JS Series Spectra Bass and Refreshes X Series Concert Bass Models

January 27, 2019
The JS Series Spectra Bass JS2, JS Series Spectra Bass JS3 and JS Series Spectra Bass JS3V all feature a brand-new offset body shape.
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Sadowsky MetroExpress Review

December 11, 2018
A premium brand unveils a new model with an accessible price of entry.
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Island Instruments Unveils the Traveller Bass

November 13, 2018
The goal was to design a lightweight, compact bass that blends modern features and ergonomics with vintage feel and tone.
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Cort Expands GB Series with the GB54P Bass

October 25, 2018
The GB54P has vintage-style features including an alder body, VTB-P pickup, and 9.45” fretboard radius.
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